Congratulations to the winners of the Twenty-Eighth Collection!

29 COLLECTION IS September 10, 2018

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Portrait photographers

Portrait Photo Awards is a place where the best portrait photographers in the world compete with each other for the top place in the international rating. Experienced professionals with the most creative ideas and imaginative thinking receive our awards. Their best works are displayed in our regular collections and social networks to thousands of potential clients from many countries. 

We are striving to gather the most talented portrait photographers from all over the world. If you think that you belong to their ranks, register and submit your best photographs. An international jury of acknowledged experts will examine each work. Do note that our team is very picky: less are 10% of all photographs are honored with a place in our monthly collections. 

Portrait Photo Awards is also a great place to find a photographer. Do you want to hire the best professional for a photoshoot? Use our website to browse portfolios of top-rated specialists in your region and contact them directly.

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Key dates
  • May 11 — June 10 Submission for 27 collection
  • June 11 — July 10 Submission for 28 collection
  • July 11 — September 10 Submission for 29 collection
  • September 11 — November 10 Submission for 30 collection
  • November 11 — January 10 Submission for 31 collection
  • January 11 — March 10 Submission for 32 collection
Summing up
  • March 2019 Publishing the results
  • Total
  • Last Collection
№1 Photographer of 2018 Christian Giger
51 countries presented
842 photographers total
9.65% of all images selected
28 collection Published: 15 July 2018
13 countries
19 photos selected
TOP 3 countries
  • Switzerland
  • Finland
  • Germany
TOP 3 photographers
TOP10 Photographers of the Year receive PortraitPhotoAwards trophies
Portrait Photo awards

Draco Wong
Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
Mischa Baumberger
Wil (Switzerland)
August 2018
new members
Saulius Kerikas
Canton (United States)
Jan Novak
České Budějovice (Czech Republic)
Willi Lasarenko
Leimen (Germany)
Shiyao Wu
Shanghai (China)
Bignolet David
Vannes (France)
Anthony Pelli
Montréal (Canada)
Mateo Ortega
Houston (United States)
Rodolfo Carlo Isidoro
Manila (Philippines)
Heljo Hakulinen
Jyväskylä (Finland)
Nadege Schornoz
Lyon (France)
Bandar Sahli
Dammam (Saudi Arabia)
Olga Chagarov
Charleston (United States)